Action Games

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park is the video game adaptation of the Steven Spielberg film, developed and published by Ocean Software and released in 1993 for the Amiga and DOS. The game and the film were released the same year.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aga arcade history movies multi-type prehistoric shoot em up

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast is a side-scrolling platformer created by Reflections for the Amiga and published by Psygnosis in 1989. It was considered revolutionary at the time, thanks to i...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-02-06Tags: amiga original game basher fantasy puzzle-solving

Barbarian

Barbarian

Barbarian is an action game created by Psygnosis initially for the Amiga and released in 1987. It was later ported to Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, and other platforms.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-25Tags: amiga original game barbarian fantasy side-scrolling sword and sorcery

Fade to Black

Fade to Black

Fade to Black is a 3D action-adventure created by Delphine Software and published in 1995 by Electronic Arts for PC and Playstation. It's the sequel to the popular 1992 cinematic platformer Flashback.

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-adventure aliens motion capture polygons science fiction

Ghosts 'N Goblins

Ghosts 'N Goblins

Ghosts 'N Goblins for the Amiga was released by Elite in 1990, several years after the original Capcom coin-up. Actually, it was released a few months after the release of the sequel, Ghouls 'N Ghosts, by US Gold.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-01-18Tags: coin-up conversion dark fantasy horror platform side-scrolling sword and sorcery

Lode Runner

Lode Runner

Lode Runner is a puzzle platformer created by Douglas E. Smith and released initially for the Apple II, Commodore 64, Vic-20, and Atari 8-bit in 1983. It's one of the most popular video games ever created.

Year: 1983 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-11-17Tags: clear screen level editor puzzle-solving single screen

Ecco the Dolphin

Ecco the Dolphin

Ecco the Dolphin (or, simply, Ecco) is an action-adventure game developed by Ed Annunziata and the Hungarian company Novotrade. It was released in 1992 as a Sega Genesis (aka Mega ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-15Tags: action-adventure genesis original game non-linear puzzle-solving underwater

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: Legendary warrior is an arcade platform action game created by Tecmo in 1986 and ported to several platforms, including C64, ZX Spectrum, and Sega Master System. In 2019, Graeme Cowie created an Amiga AGA version.

Year: 2019 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-13Tags: aga coin-up conversion fantasy freeware hack and slash platform public domain side-scrolling

MechWarrior 2: 31st Century Combat

MechWarrior 2: 31st Century Combat

MechWarrior 2: 31st Century Combat is a 3D vehicle combat sim game created by Activision and released in 1995 for MS-DOS. It was ported later to Windows and Mac, in addition to the console versions released in 1997.

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d 3d acceleration battlemech mecha science fiction war

The Last Ninja

The Last Ninja

The Last Ninja is an action adventure game developed and published by System 3 Software and released in 1987 for the Commodore 64. It was ported to several other systems in subsequent years.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-21Tags: commodore 64 fighting isometric japan martial arts puzzle-solving

Last Ninja 3

Last Ninja 3

The Last Ninja 3 is the third chapter of the popular series created by Mark Cale with its System 3 for the Commodore 64 and ported to many other platforms. Ninja Three was released for the Commodore 64, Atari ST and Amiga in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 fighting isometric japan martial arts mythology ninja puzzle-solving

Batman: The Movie

Batman: The Movie

Batman: The Movie (or, more simply, Batman) is an action game based on the 1989 Batman film directed by Tim Burton. Developed by Ocean Software, it was released in 1989 for the Am...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade comics licensed movies multi-type platform puzzle-solving shoot em up superhero

D/Generation

D/Generation

D/Generation is a puzzle/adventure game released by Mindscape in the year 1991 for the PC, Amiga, and Atari ST. The game even got a port to the Amiga CD32 in 1993. Robert Cook ini...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: action-adventure aga amiga cd32 apple 2 original game cyberpunk isometric puzzle-solving single screen

Exile

Exile

Exile is an action video game ported by Audiogenic to the Amiga, Commodore 64, and Atari ST in 1991. The original title was developed in 1988 by Superior Software for the BBC Micro.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-30Tags: action-adventure bbc micro metroidvania multi-directional science fiction